What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name LANZANO, LAURA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,338.59 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JASMINE E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $80,338.33 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENIRY, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $80,337.53 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECORE, RICHARD G, JR Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $80,336.50 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, NKQUIA L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $80,336.33 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKENS, MICHAEL E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,336.10 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITL, DIANE K Employer name Ulster County Amount $80,335.44 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALISH, JANE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,335.35 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, MELISSA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,335.11 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUZA, DONALD B Employer name Town of Webster Amount $80,334.96 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEPERSAUD, GANESH I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,333.83 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORPEY, RAYMOND I Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $80,333.63 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINSKI, KERRY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,333.53 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALL, JANET M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,333.53 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, ANTHONY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,333.53 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELOSI, FRANK B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,333.53 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRINO, JOHN P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $80,333.27 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, EDWARD W Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $80,333.03 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOTTACKAL, ALEYAMMA T, MRS Employer name Albany County Amount $80,333.02 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRINI, GAYLE J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $80,332.88 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ERIC L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $80,332.50 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZZILLI, GUY D, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $80,332.37 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEAWELL, JOAN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $80,332.13 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, PATRICK Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $80,331.84 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPP, CATHERINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,331.10 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,331.10 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, ANNE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,331.10 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPRIOTTI, PAUL J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $80,330.86 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEY, DAWN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,330.72 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, MATTHEW F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,330.09 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LEE S Employer name Ontario County Amount $80,329.77 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, EUGENIO R Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,329.65 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, MARCIA L Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $80,329.61 Date 05/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGTREE, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,329.19 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $80,328.91 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, ANTHONY C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $80,328.81 Date 06/18/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER-GIBSON, JANINE R. Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $80,328.81 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, JOSEPH Employer name City of Albany Amount $80,328.69 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSLINGER, ESTHER M Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,328.69 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, ELSIE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $80,328.36 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, KEITH L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $80,327.78 Date 11/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCIALDI, SALLY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,327.75 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMORE, JEAN M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $80,327.46 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIGEMA, ALAN J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $80,326.71 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEWART, ANGELLA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $80,326.40 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, CHERYL K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,325.96 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, JOSEPH L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $80,325.35 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNN, PATRICK J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $80,325.06 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBBINS, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,325.03 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, MICHAEL J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,324.64 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORPA, LISA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,324.55 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DENISE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $80,324.34 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DEBORAH S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,324.09 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, BRIAN E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $80,323.97 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, DAVID L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $80,323.39 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHAO, XIN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $80,322.84 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, MARK W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $80,322.74 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, JOSE A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $80,322.67 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERADSKI, BARNEY R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $80,321.46 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASHIN, SERGEY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,321.28 Date 08/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, JOHN T, JR Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $80,321.00 Date 06/05/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESARRO, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $80,321.00 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELDIN, JOHN Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $80,320.97 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENORE, JOHN R, III Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $80,320.72 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, DONN C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $80,320.20 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLECKER, MICHAEL A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,319.82 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANYCKYJ, ALEXANDER Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $80,319.82 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGERIO, NICOLE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,319.81 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINEHOUT, JOSHUA J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $80,319.42 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAVIVA, JOSEPH F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $80,319.04 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CONSTANCE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,319.03 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGIBA, MELISSA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,318.99 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $80,318.05 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSHENBAUM, JOANNE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $80,317.72 Date 09/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASEWICZ, THOMAS J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $80,317.66 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PIERRE, JEANNE G Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $80,317.56 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHOPULOS, ANDREW F Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $80,317.48 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNER, CHARLES E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $80,316.04 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPER, GERALD R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $80,315.64 Date 11/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, SHACAUN D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $80,315.56 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRIER, MICHAEL J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $80,315.27 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, DANIEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,315.12 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, ALOYSIUS J Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $80,314.92 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, THOMAS R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,314.07 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHTEL, DONNA J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $80,313.90 Date 02/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENCHIS, DIANA D Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $80,313.90 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, COLLEEN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $80,313.89 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHADANOVA, SVETLANA Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $80,313.56 Date 07/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUERAS, GRACE F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $80,312.75 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, JEROME Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $80,312.40 Date 06/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNSTON, LAURA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,312.39 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, RITA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,312.37 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-LAWRENCE, REBECCA M Employer name Education Department Amount $80,311.40 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SYLVESTER ST Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,310.86 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUZALA, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $80,310.85 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASAK, PETER Employer name Erie County Amount $80,310.77 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, KARL A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $80,310.70 Date 08/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASO, DAVID J Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,310.28 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAQUE, SHAHAZHAN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $80,309.42 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSTER, GARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $80,309.36 Date 04/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System